Tension in Aligarh area after eveteasing incident

Tension gripped in Atrauli area after a girl was allegedly eveteased by three youths of a community.

Updated: Sep 14, 2013, 12:35 PM IST

Aligarh: Tension gripped in Atrauli area after a girl was allegedly eveteased by three youths of a community.

The girl who was on her way to college was allegedly accosted and harassed by three motorcycle-borne youths yesterday, police said.

The girl raised an alarm and bystanders nabbed one of the youths, while the other two escaped, they said.

There was tension in the area following the incident as leaders of different saffron organisations reached there. Senior district officials soon rushed to the spot and another culprit was nabbed.

Police said a strict vigil is being maintained at Atrauli and neighbouring villages.
Uttar Pradesh has been on tenterhooks since outbreak of violence in Muzaffarnagar and surrounding districts over an eveteasing incident.

PTI